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byPalladio, Andrea, 1508-1580; Chrieger, Giovanni, 16th cent; Coriolanus, Christophorus; Chrieger, Cristoforo, d. ca. 1590
A new typesetting of the 1570 1st ed. of all 4 books together. There are different woodcut initials but the architectural surrounds of the main t.p. and 3 special t.p.'s for vols. II-IV, as well as the illustrations, are all printed from the original blocks. Carampello's device on the last p. is copied from that of de' Franceschi, the publisher of the 1st ed., which is incorporated in the architectural surrounds of the t.p.'s. See Fowler Topics: Architecture, Architecture, Renaissance, Classicism in architecture, Architecture
Consists of correspondence between Bassi and Alfonso N. (to whom the work is dedicated), the prefects of the Duomo in Milan, Palladio, Vignola, Vasari and G.B. Bertano concerning Bassi's controversy with Pellegrino Pellegrini about the latter's plans for the Duomo. The letters bear various dates in 1570 Topics: Pellegrini, Pellegrino, 1527-1596, Duomo di Milano, Church architecture, Church architecture,...
byLe Muet, Pierre, 1591-1669; Le Muet, Pierre, 1591-1669. Traicté des galléries, entrées, salles, antichambres, & chambres; Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580. Quattro libri dell'architettura. Selections. French; Huret, Grégoire, 1606-1670
The work is entirely engraved with the illustrations of pt. 1 taken from the designs of Palladio. Part 1 contains Le Muet's free translation of Palladio's Book I Topics: Architecture, Architecture, Architecture